A Game Called Zyro Uses Flying Drones As Intelligent Tennis Balls

If you thought drones were only good for spying on people or filming incredible crashes, you're only half-right. A new Kickstarter wants to turn quadcopters into intelligent tennis balls, badminton shuttlecocks, and even frisbees so players won't need proper courts, line judges, or even decent skills to play a variety… » 2/23/15 10:34am 2/23/15 10:34am

Slow-Motion Flaming Tennis Should Be an Official Olympic Sport

It looks like the usual tennis superstars are going to walk away with all the medals at this year's Olympic games—yawn. So to make it more interesting and unpredictable four years from now, perhaps the organizers of the Rio games should consider adding flaming tennis balls into the mix, and filming everything in… » 8/04/12 5:00pm 8/04/12 5:00pm

Wimbledon Finals to Be Broadcast in Theaters in 3D

Sports in 3D? Nothing new. Watching live games in a theater? Nothing new. Watching the Wimbledon finals in 3D in a theater? New! RealD will broadcast the Men's Semi-Finals, Women's Finals, and Men's Finals live in theaters across the world. It's your chance to get pretend close to Rafa's biceps, the sweet blades o'… » 6/27/11 11:32am 6/27/11 11:32am

Tennis Racquet With Built-In Hand Dryer For Control Superfreaks

If you suffer from a debilitating case of hand sweat while playing tennis, the folks at Control Freek are offering up a solution with their new air circulating tennis racquets. Using the latest wiffle technology, Control Freek has cut some high-tech holes in their handle and added scoops to trap and circulate air to… » 7/13/08 2:00pm 7/13/08 2:00pm